“Wichita sits near the crossroads of the nation’s sex-trafficking highway.
‘The pimps have routes they travel… and they include I-35 and I-70,’ – police Officer Kent Bauman of the Wichita-Sedgwick County Exploited and Missing Child Unit.
Police have documented known pimps recruiting girls as young as 12 from Wichita and selling them for sex across the nation, Bauman said.
- Full Wichita Eagle article here.
In The Media
Nieman Reports (Harvard University)
- Compilation of articles: http://www.kansas.com/trafficking/
KPTS TV “Impact”
KAKE TV “This Week in Kansas”